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Quality Control Technician - Pageland, SC

Pageland, SC, US, 29728

Oldcastle APG
APG Lawn & Garden

 

Job ID:  341959

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

 

Summary

 

This position is responsible for all aspects of ensuring quality in Growing Media and Mulch products. Conduct tests to determine the quality of raw materials, bulk intermediate and finished products. This work is conducted under the direction of the Production Manager.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Test and inspect all raw materials and finished goods
  • Alert the manager to correct, any deviations in these processes or materials from the requirements
  • Periodically weigh bag samples to ensure quality product
  • Record data accurately and completely in QC log
  • Evaluate data for deviations or trends away from accepted standards, using statistical methods when necessary
  • Participate in out-of-specification and failure investigations, recommend corrective actions and investigate and resolve any customer grievances
  • Adaptability to change, overcome resistance and objections

 

Education / Experience / Requirements
 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English - Bilingual a plus
  • Strong organizational skills – attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams
  • Experience with lab and testing procedures
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

 

Physical Environment
 

  • Frequent walking, climbing stairs, bending, standing, lifting, extending arms, etc.
  • Be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds unassisted
  • Able to work in dusty, noisy, small areas, hot and cold environments

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Nov 20, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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